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Number 167 and Belvedere, Durham

Description: Number 167 and Belvedere

Grade: II
Date Listed: 6 May 1952
English Heritage Building ID: 110231

OS Grid Reference: NZ2830642691
OS Grid Coordinates: 428306, 542691
Latitude/Longitude: 54.7783, -1.5614

Location: Gilesgate, Durham DH1 1QF

Locality: Durham
County: Durham
Country: England
Postcode: DH1 1QF

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Listing Text

NZ 2842 NE (South side)

11/179 No. 167 and Belvedere

House, later 2 houses, now students' residences. Early C18. Flemish bond brick
with painted ashlar dressings; roof not visible. 3 storeys, 6 windows in groups
of 3. Step up to 4-panelled door, in stone doorcase with fluted pilasters and
pedimented entablature, in first bay; curved step up to 5-panelled door and
fanlight with glazing bars in open-pedimented Tuscan doorcase with triglyph frieze
in fourth bay. Sashes with glazing bars, most renewed, have flat stone lintels
and projecting stone sills; top floor has Venetian windows in end bays, with
brick pilasters supporting projecting stone sill which breaks forward between
lights; left top segmental light blocked, right window boarded up. Floor bands
and dentilled eaves band; stone-coped parapet. Interior shows staircase in left
end bay with wide, ramped grip handrail and balustrade boarded over; some 2-
panelled doors; cupboards with fielded-panelled doors and L hinges; all rooms
not inspected. Tuscan treatment to Venetian window.

Listing NGR: NZ2830142690

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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